Statesman House Planning Consent

28.10.22 master planning
Aerial view of the master plan

Our proposals for a new mixed-use masterplan that comprises 125 new residential homes including 30% affordable homes, and two new headquarters office buildings in Maidenhead have been approved by the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.

Aukett Swanke are working with owners Royal London Asset Management and development managers XLB Property to create three highly sustainable buildings as part of a phased development that improves and increases on the existing office space and which is complemented by residential uses to create a new vibrant mixed-use community.

New high quality public realm integrates the proposals into its context through improved permeability and activity across the site.



  • Hybrid application for 37,180sqm gross
  • 1.59Ha site
  • Detailed consent for 115,000sqft Phase 1 office
  • Outline consent for 66,000sqft Phase 2 office
  • Outline consent for 125 new homes, with 30% affordable
  • BREEAM Outstanding
  • All electric building
  • WELL Platinum
  • 4* NABERS
  • SMART Building & Wiredscore certified


Robert Symonds, Luke Schuberth, Umberto Vallini
& Wan Feng, Joe Copley, Geoff Cohen, Marcin Wozniak, Valentine Lezius, Warwick Wilkinson, Natalie Lee, Sam Castling

Client: Royal London Asset Management
Development Manager: XLB Property
Landscape: MacGregor Smith
Structures: Heyne Tillet Steel
Sustainability and building services: Buro Happold
Transport: Stantec
Cost consultancy: Quantem
Planning: Quod
Project Management: Rougemont
Neighbourly matters: Point2
Health & Safety: RLF
Advisory agents: CBRE & Savills


See more on the project here